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Reactions to the rainbow White House makeover after gay marriage ruling

The White captioned it: America should be very proud. #LoveWins. In honor of the U.S. Supreme Court’s landmark decision on Friday, the White House showed off its gay pride as night fell on the nation’s capitol. 97 more words

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Northern elites, oil subsidy barons behind National Assembly rebellion - Bisi Akande

A former Interim National Chairman of the APC, Chief Bisi Akande says some Northern elites, oil subsidy barons and business cartels are responsible for the recent rebellion witnessed in the National Assembly. 965 more words

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Photos: Policemen beat up driver for refusing to stop when asked to

This video was shared by a man named Jake Chukwu on Facebook this morning. It shows two police officers beating a driver with their baton. According to what happened, the driver was asked to stop at a police check point but refused to and when a police man jumped on his bonnet, the driver drove off with him on it. 36 more words

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Popular Billionaire Makes N658b In 1 Day, Equivalent To The Debt Of All Nigerian States

The 36 states of Nigeria have an estimated total debt, including unpaid salaries, of N658 billion, which is about $3.3 billion. The figure is apparently a huge burden to a country like Nigeria, weighed down by revenue shortfalls, under-development and leakages. 192 more words

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Facebook removes Saraki’s UK Passport from Sahara Reporters page, threatens to unpublish their fan page

Ghen ghen! So yesterday, Sahara Reporters published the UK Passport of Senate president Bukola Saraki on their Facebook page, claiming he’s not a Nigerian citizen. Well, Facebook has taken down the photo and have threatened to unpublish Sahara Reporter’s fan page if they are not careful.

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Buhari reportedly orders arrest of wife's younger brother for extorting N300m from a businessman

According to a report by Sahara Reporters, President Buhari last Monday June 22nd ordered the arrest of one Musa Yola ( pictured above), said to be the immediate younger brother of his wife, Aisha, for extorting N300 million from an unnamed businessman with a promise to secure an oil bloc for him through his brother-in-law, President Buhari. 105 more words

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ISIS responds to US legalizing gay marriage by killing four gay men

Four gay men were executed by members of the Islamic State following the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to legalize same-sex marriage nationwide on Friday June 26th. 200 more words

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